'Dumb And Dumber' Sequel Sparks Another Contract Lawsuit

Law360, New York (July 23, 2013, 1:51 PM EDT) -- Two producers of the 1994 film “Dumb and Dumber” slapped the production company behind the film's sequel with a suit in California state court on Monday, alleging the company reneged on its obligation to pay producers' fees covered by a franchising contract.

Producers Brad Krevoy and Steve Stabler claim that Red Granite Pictures Inc. neglected to honor a contract they struck with the original film's production company New Line Productions Inc., which stipulated that they were entitled to right of first negotiation for the sequel “Dumb...
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